Summit Ranger District Selected Regional Forester’s District Of The Year

Summit Ranger District Selected Regional Forester’s District Of The Year

Sonora, CA…The Stanislaus National Forest celebrates the selection of its Summit Ranger District as the U.S. Forest Service’s Region Five 2016 District of the Year. The annual award recognizes excellence in operations, customer service and conservation. Members of the Summit District Ranger staff and Stanislaus leadership accept the 2016 District of the Year award during […]

The Assassination Of Russian Ambassador To Turkey Andrey Karlov

The Assassination Of Russian Ambassador To Turkey Andrey Karlov

Washington, DC…The United States condemns the assassination today in Ankara of Russian Ambassador Andrey Karlov. Our thoughts and prayers are with his loved ones, the Russian people, and with the other victims who were injured in this shooting. We stand ready to offer assistance to Russia and Turkey as they investigate this despicable attack, which […]

CCWD Board Discusses Groundwater, Water Conservation & Elects Officers

CCWD Board Discusses Groundwater, Water Conservation & Elects Officers

San Andreas,CA…The Calaveras County Water District Board of Directors voted unanimously to move forward with the formation of a Groundwater Sustainability Agency at a Board meeting Wednesday December 14. This Board acted to maintain control of a roughly 70-square mile portion of Calaveras County that overlies part of the Eastern San Joaquin Groundwater Subbasin, which […]

President Obama Grants 153 Commutations & 78 Pardons To Individuals Deserving Of A Second Chance

President Obama Grants 153 Commutations & 78 Pardons To Individuals Deserving Of A Second Chance

Washington, DC…Today, President Obama granted clemency to 231 deserving individuals — the most individual acts of clemency granted in a single day by any president in this nation’s history. With today’s 153 commutations, the President has now commuted the sentences of 1,176 individuals, including 395 life sentences. The President also granted pardons to 78 individuals, […]

What’s Happening In Murphys This Week – December 19 Through 26, 2016

What’s Happening In Murphys This Week – December 19 Through 26, 2016

Murphys, CA…Planning to spend a Saturday shopping in Murphys, try out the new Saturday Hopper bus service running between Valley Springs and Murphys. It pays to shop local. Creative Cookware offers Calaveras and Tuolumne residents a 10% discount on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Discount is given when payment is made using cash or check with proof […]

Man To Be Extradited To Tuolumne County To Stand Trial For Attempted Murder

Man To Be Extradited To Tuolumne County To Stand Trial For Attempted Murder

Sonora, CA…On Saturday, the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office received a tip from a resident in Nye County, Nevada with information on Schowachert’s whereabouts. Authorities in Nye County were sent to the area he was seen and placed him under arrest. Schowachert was booked into their county jail and will eventually be extradited to Tuolumne County […]

Constance Vivienne Giannini 1921-2016

Constance Vivienne Giannini 1921-2016

Mountain Ranch, CA…Constance Giannini went home to be with her Lord on December 15, 2016. She was 95 years old. She was born Constance Johns on February 4, 1921 in San Francisco, California. She was one of four daughters born to Watson and Vivienne Johns. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the […]

Traffic Advisory On SR 26 From Shelton Road To Alabama Hill

Traffic Advisory On SR 26 From Shelton Road To Alabama Hill

Calaveras County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road work on State Route 26 (SR-26) in Calaveras County. Work will occur as follows: One-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound SR-26 from Shelton Road to SR-49 in Mokelumne Hill for striping operations beginning Monday, December 19, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, […]

Traffic Control On SR 88 In Jackson To Amador & Alpine County Line

Traffic Control On SR 88 In Jackson To Amador & Alpine County Line

Amador County, CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road construction activities on State Route 88 (SR-88). Work will occur as follows: One-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound SR-88 from SR-49 in Jackson to Ridge Road for shoulder work beginning Monday, December 19, 2016, through Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 9:00 […]

Traffic Control On SR 4 From County Line To Meko Drive

Traffic Control On SR 4 From County Line To Meko Drive

Calaveras County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 4 (SR-4) from Batten Road in Vallecito to Meko Drive in Camp Connell for tree work. Crews will begin work on Monday, December 19, 2016, through Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 6:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. […]

Traffic Control On SR 108 From Hess Avenue To Rancho Poquitos

Traffic Control On SR 108 From Hess Avenue To Rancho Poquitos

Tuolumne County, CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on State Route 108 from Hess Avenue to Via Estate/Rancho Poquitos for pavement work. Crews will work from Monday, December 19, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, from 8:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Motorists should expect 10 minute delays. This work […]

Highway Closure On SR 120 At James E. Roberts Bridge

Highway Closure On SR 120 At James E. Roberts Bridge

Tuolumne County, CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close eastbound and westbound State Route 120 at the James E. Roberts Bridge in Tuolumne County for bridge work. Access to the bridge is prohibited Sunday, December 18, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. Detours are in place and […]

Delays On SR 120 From Old Priest Grade To Yosemite National Park

Delays On SR 120 From Old Priest Grade To Yosemite National Park

Tuolumne, CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 120 from Old Priest Grade Road to Yosemite National Park for tree work. One-way traffic control will be in effect Monday, December 19, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, from 6:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Motorists […]

Traffic Control On SR 49 From Clinton Road From South Avenue

Traffic Control On SR 49 From Clinton Road From South Avenue

Amador County, CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the right and left turn lanes and right and left shoulders on northbound and southbound State Route 49 (SR-49) from Clinton Road to South Avenue in Jackson for utility work. Work will begin Monday, December 19, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, from 7:00 a.m. […]

Delays On SR 26 From County Line To SR 88

Delays On SR 26 From County Line To SR 88

Amador County,CA… The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform one-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound State Route 26 (SR-26) from the Calaveras/Amador County line to SR-88 for tree work. Work will begin Monday, December 19, 2016, through Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Motorists should expect 5-10 minute delays. […]

Traffic Control On SR 88 In Jackson To The Amador & Alpine County Line

Traffic Control On SR 88 In Jackson To The Amador & Alpine County Line

Amador County,CA…The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will perform various road construction activities on State Route 88 (SR-88). Work will occur as follows: One-way traffic control on eastbound and westbound SR-88 from SR-49 in Jackson to Ridge Road for shoulder work beginning Monday, December 19, 2016, through Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. until […]

Comprehensive Classification & Compensation Survey

Comprehensive Classification & Compensation Survey

San Andreas, CA…Request for Proposal #11302016 Comprehensive Classification and Compensation Survey The County of Calaveras is pleased to invite you to respond to a Request for Proposal for a Comprehensive Class and Comp Survey. Each bid shall specify each and every item as set forth in the Proposal Specifications. Any and all exceptions must be […]

Notice Of Petition To Administer Estate Of Delayne J. Glenn

Notice Of Petition To Administer Estate Of  Delayne J. Glenn

San Andreas,CA…NOTICE OF PETITION TO ADMINISTER ESTATE OF DELAYNE J. GLENN CASE #16PR7883 To all heirs, beneficiaries, creditors, contingent creditors, and persons who may otherwise be interested in the will or estate, or both, of DELAYNE JAMES GLENN, also known as DELAYNE J. GLENN, and as “TONY” GLENN A PETITION FOR PROBATE has been filed […]